IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1 Administration and Operation

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official IBM Curriculum
Code IBMTS102

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Overview

IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center is a comprehensive solution for managing storage capacity, availability, events, performance, and assets in an enterprise environment. Automated user-defined policies can detect potential problems and make adjustments based on user criteria. IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center is a key component in the information life cycle management solution.

Hands-on lab comprise over 50 percent of this course. Instructor-led discussions and demonstrations focus on daily administration and operation, report generation and analysis, and policy management. Students are assigned a unique server to administer IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1 in a Windows 2003 environment. Hands-on excercises provide the opportunity to practice administering the entire suite of products including Fabric Manager, Disk Manager and Data Manager -- with an overview of Replication Manager -- to help you learn to integrate those.

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Modules

Course Topics (29 topics)

  • Navigate the basic interface for the TPC 4.1 suite, including Data, Fabric, Replication and Disk
  • Discover and Configure CIM/OM agents and storage hardware
  • Identify benefits of IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1
  • Configure and administer IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1
  • Discover and manage a storage area network (SAN) environment using IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center 4.1
  • Describe the policy management functions of IBM TPC 4.1 for Data
  • Create quotas and constraints
  • Create computer, filesystem, and directory alerts
  • Monitor computers, filesystems, directories, storage allocation pools, volume containers, data containers
  • Monitor databases, users, and OS user groups
  • Create scheduled tasks within IBM TPC 4.1 for Data
  • Define a file filter to create a custom profile
  • Create custom groups for monitoring computers, filesystems, directories, storage allocation pools
  • Create custom groups for databases, users, and OS user groups
  • Create and use scripts within IBM TPC 4.1 for Data
  • Perform tracing and review logs for problem determination
  • Perform backup coverage determination and reporting
  • Navigate the SAN topology and manage the topology viewer
  • Monitor fibre switch performance and generate switch performance reports
  • Define and probe fabric groups and create fabric and switch alerts
  • Determine the properties, connections and sensors of a switch on the SAN
  • Identify fabric zones and zone sets
  • Collect performance metrics on supported disk devices
  • Configure storage subsystem alert notification
  • Allocate, deallocate, assign and unassign volumes
  • Perform configuration functions against the storage controllers
  • Raise threshold alerts based on performance statistics
  • Install Replication Manager licenses
  • Configure and initiate Flash Copy on an SVC using Replication Manager

Prerequisites

You should have the following skills: * Basic understanding of Storage Administration * Basic understanding of Storage Area Networks and SAN fabric * Familiarity with the IBM ESS (Enterprise Storage Server) * Familiarity with the IBM Disk Storage family (DS4000/DS6000/DS8000 series)

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